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by kc1di
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Flaw in Linux APT Allows Remote Attackers to Hack Systems
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: Flaw in Linux APT Allows Remote Attackers to Hack Systems

I believe a patch was issued for this yesterday and all should upgrade ASAP.
by kc1di
Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:28 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Wine installation problem
Replies: 2
Views: 37

Re: Wine installation problem

You can also install playonlinux from synaptic and it will allow you to install multiple versions of wine up to 3.20. currently. Then you can choose the one that works best with the program you are trying to install. Good Luck. You can learn more about Playonlinux here: https://www.playonlinux.com/e...
by kc1di
Tue Jan 22, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Applications're loading but not running !
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: Applications're loading but not running !

Hello imail7 and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums, Best thing to do when a program will not launch in the menu is to try launching it from the terminal and see if it spits out any error messages. For instance if your trying to launch software manager go to the terminal and type mintinstall and see if it...
by kc1di
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: trouble with wifi
Replies: 1
Views: 29

Re: trouble with wifi

Hello bhkkmp an welcome to Linux Mint Forums,

Would you go to a terminal an type this command and post the out put here:

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inxi -Fxz 
this will give us an overview of your system.
by kc1di
Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Installed 18.1 Serena from live DVD, now blank screen
Replies: 6
Views: 86

Re: Installed 18.1 Serena from live DVD, now blank screen

Do you know what graphics card is in that machine?
by kc1di
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Nederlands (Dutch)
Topic: wine installeren op Mint 19 cinnamon
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: wine installeren op Mint 19 cinnamon

Je hebt minimaal wijnstallen nodig en ik zou wine32 ook installeren. Als je niet bekend bent met het gebruik van wijn, installeer ik ook winetricks en playonlinux - Veel succes.
by kc1di
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Will Linux Mint become a rolling distribution? Solved
Replies: 10
Views: 302

Re: Will Linux Mint become a rolling distribution?

Hello Minto2019 and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums, It's not likely that Mint will be rolling release. It's based on a point release distro and I don't think you'll have to worry about that. It's LTS and means long life and stable updates. Even LMDE is not a true rolling release model. So your fears a...
by kc1di
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: just an old fool , still eager to learn .
Replies: 12
Views: 295

Re: just an old fool , still eager to learn .

Hello antoonna,
Welcome to Linux Mint Forums.
Enjoy the learning :)
by kc1di
Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: {SOLVED} How to Use WINE ??? {SOLVED}
Replies: 7
Views: 194

Re: How to Use WINE ???

Thanks ! I will check all this out. This Virtual Box business --- I have to actually install Windows in VB, much like I would install it on a PC, right ? Yep in virtual box you install windows so you need a copy of the windows install disk. Here is a page that may help if you go that route. https:/...
by kc1di
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: {SOLVED} How to Use WINE ??? {SOLVED}
Replies: 7
Views: 194

Re: How to Use WINE ???

Hello BuckSkin, Wine can be daunting to get going and there are so many parameters that may need to be tweaked for any given windows program. That it's hard to advise you on this or that. So that's part of the problem you facing. It may be helpful to know which windows programs your trying to instal...
by kc1di
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello and thank you
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: Hello and thank you

Hello Guhum and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
Enjoy ;)
by kc1di
Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:59 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Tessa 19.1 Mate - wireless problem
Replies: 1
Views: 130

Re: Tessa 19.1 Mate - wireless problem

Please go to a terminal and type the following command and post the output here:

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inxi -Nn
and Welcome to Linux Mint Forums.
by kc1di
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Hplip package missing hplip folder
Replies: 6
Views: 97

Re: Hplip package missing hplip folder

For Hplip bugs you should report it to HP or launchpad Since that package does not originate with Mint But is packaged by upstream.

https://bugs.launchpad.net/hplip
Good Luck.
by kc1di
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Hplip package missing hplip folder
Replies: 6
Views: 97

Re: Hplip package missing hplip folder

Ok have you tried

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sudo apt purge hplip
The

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sudo apt install hplip hplip-gui
by kc1di
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Hplip package missing hplip folder
Replies: 6
Views: 97

Re: Hplip package missing hplip folder

Hello stoufa06 and Welcome to Linux Mint,

In mint hplip-gui is a seperate package from hplip - go to a terminal and install it with this command

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sudo apt install hplip-gui
Then search for hptoobox in the menu.
by kc1di
Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't see login screen after failed driver install
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Can't see login screen after failed driver install

Ok you need to add nomodeset to your boot line See here https://linuxmint.com/rel_tessa_xfce.php scroll down the section on Solving freezes during the boot sequence. Once back into the desktop- go to Menu-Administration- Driver Manager and install the recommended nvidia driver. It should automatical...
by kc1di
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't see login screen after failed driver install
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Can't see login screen after failed driver install

What video card is in that machine?
by kc1di
Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Can't see login screen after failed driver install
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Can't see login screen after failed driver install

Go to a terminal and issue this command and see if it clear the broken packages

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sudo dpkg --configure -a
by kc1di
Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from North Yorkshire
Replies: 7
Views: 151

Re: Hello from North Yorkshire

Hello Joolz89,
Welcome to Linux Mint Forums,
Enjoy :)
by kc1di
Sat Jan 12, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Wifi Need To Re-Enabled After Reboot
Replies: 4
Views: 123

Re: Wifi Need To Re-Enabled After Reboot

Hello krsbx and welcome to Linux Mint,
We need a little more information in order to help. Please go to a terminal In Linux and type this command and post the output here.

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inxi -Nn

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